Tag Archives: Tea Party Convention

At The Tea Party Convention

New Left Media talks to attendees at last weekend’s Tea Party Convention. Guest appearance by loony Orly Taitz! Enjoy the crazy.

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Maddow On Tancredo & Jim Crow

In regard to Tom Tancredo’s racist Tea Party Convention speech, about which I’ve blogged several times, last night Rachel Maddow ran through some of the infamous questions on voter literacy test questions given to black voters in the south during the Jim Crow days. I couldn’t answer a single one.

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Can’t The Teabaggers Just Get Along?

More delightful post-convention infighting from the teabaggers! Following the weekend convention sponsored by Tea Party Nation, a social networking site for tea partiers, a rival site, Tea Party Patriots, sent out an email message to its members complaining about the “media frenzy” around the convention and advising them to be wary of anyone trying to hijack the movement. The “Real ...

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Jon Stewart On Teabagger Convention

It was a nonstop Amerigasm!

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Sarah Palin Talks To The Hand

In an interview after her Tea Party convention keynote speech, Sarah Palin was noticed to refer to crib notes written on her palm for her talking points. This, from the woman who has repeatedly ridiculed Barack Obama for using a teleprompter, including minutes earlier from the teabagger podium. Apparently the woman who wants to be the next president cannot remember ...

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Sarah Palin’s Teabagger Keynote

Here’s the entire thing, if you can bear it. Palin spends the hour spewing vapid patriotic catch phrases and slams of Obama. And little else.

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Joseph Farah At Teabagger Convention

World Net Daily founder Joseph Farah and his Just For Men Olympics gold medal winning mustache spoke at the Tea Party Convention last night. Farah’s speech was devoted almost entirely to the birther movement. And Jeebus. Who did have a birth certificate, apparently. Or something. Incidentally, this is the first I’ve heard Farah’s voice, which for somebody who runs the ...

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Tea Party Convention Opens In Nashville With A Racist Bang

The first ever Tea Party Convention got underway in Nashville today with a speech from former Rep. Tom Tancredo in which he lamented the loss of the Jim Crow days when southern blacks had to pass a literacy test in order to vote. In his speech Thursday to attendees, former Republican congressman Tom Tancredo invoked the loaded pre-civil rights era ...

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Quote Of The Day – Sarah Palin

“I will not benefit financially from speaking at this event. My only goal is to support the grassroots activists who are fighting for responsible, limited government — and our Constitution. In that spirit, any compensation for my appearance will go right back to the cause. The nature of the Tea Party movement means there may never be a “perfectly orchestrated” ...

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Teabagger Convention Falling Apart

Next month’s Tea Party Convention is falling apart over questions about where the money will go. Crazy-eyed Rep. Michele Bachmann has joined the list of those pulling out. Oh noes! Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) has become the latest to pull out of a scheduled speaking gig at the controversial National Tea Party Convention next year. Like Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) ...

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Cockroaches

The following is the complete list of news organizations granted media credentials to cover next month’s Tea Party Convention: Fox News Breitbart.com Townhall.com The Wall Street Journal World Net Daily That totally spans the gamut of viewpoints from A to B, dunnit? This, from people who scream about a state-run media.

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Tweet Of The Day – Matt Barber

I guess our socialist-fascist-communist leader hasn’t totally destroyed the economy if the knuckle-dragging teabaggers can sell out the Sarah Palin – Joseph Farah tag-team moronathon at $550 each! Each convention registrant will receive a lovely gift bag containing an American flag pin, a copy of Going Rogue, a white hood, and an 8×12 glossy of Jesse Helms, suitable for framing.

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